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Studios and Workshops, Fashion Design and Textile Design

tailor’s dummies and sewing machines may be borrowed, fully equipped tailor’s workshop (pattern cutting facilities, ironing machine, different types of industrial sewing machines), workshop with special equipment: ultrasonic welding system, seam sealing machine, buttonhole machine, leather sewing machine, knitting workshop with double-bed knitting machines with different needle sizes, workshops for textile screen printing, textile digital printing and for the production of stencils and screens

Studios and Workshops, Multimedia

photo studio with studio flash system, photo lab and photo workshop with workplaces for analog film processing and enlargement, computer workplace for digital image processing and video editing, digital photo and video cameras, analog photography: reflex cameras, 35 mm cameras

Computer Labs

specialized CAD software by Lectra for patternmaking, gradation, drafts for fashion, Adobe Creative Suite including Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator and Acrobat and Flash, standard software such as MS Office, Internet browser, e-mail program, Cinema 4D, A3 scanner and A3 color printer

Graphics Printing Workshop

etching presses, lithographic press, screw presses, proofing press for relief printing, guillotine shears, etching room with exhaust system

Digital Print

Large-size prints up to format A0 and print services with different printing technologies up to format A3 are provided at the Zwickau campus of the West Saxon University of Applied Sciences.


The main library on the Zwickau campus as well as the Schneeberg branch provide a comprehensive range of specialist literature, which is enlarged and updated on a regular basis.


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